MINEOLA-Larry Gackle, 80, of Mineola died Saturday, April 15, 2017 at his home. He was born in Kulm, ND on April 8, 1937 to the late Gottlieb Gackle, Jr. and Elsie Gackle. He was an active member of First United Methodist Church of Mineola and Methodist Men group and long time member of Kiwanis.
He was preceded in death by his parents; three brothers, LeRoy, Russell and Dean Gackle.
Survivors include his wife of 57 years, Betty Ann Gackle, Mineola; four sons, Jeffrey Gackle, Grand Prairie, Joel Gackle, Lewisville, Anthony Gackle, Flowermound and Jason Gackle, Leipzig, Germany; one daughter, Jenelle Reynolds, Tyler; sister, Dorothy Nill, ND; eight grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
The family received friends on Tuesday, April 18. Larry will return to Kulm ND for burial in Kulm Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the First United Methodist Church of Mineola, 612 N. Newsom, Mineola, Tx 75773.